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Cortez Bryant & KY Engineering Recall Lil Wayne & Drake’s Early Studio Sessions [Video]

Cortez Bryant & KY Engineering Recall Lil Wayne & Drake's Early Studio Sessions

The second part of CBC-TV‘s eight-part documentary series, Drake’s Plan, which explores the rise of one of Canada’s biggest success stories of the past decade in music, recently surfaced online.

In the clip, which you can check out below, Cortez Bryant, KY Engineering, Jeff Burroughs, and Jabbari Weekes all spoke to the camera about Drake solidifying himself as one of the biggest icons in the music industry.

Tez mentioned that once Drizzy Drake and Lil Wayne started making music together, he knew it was a wrap. KY also recalled Wayne telling him to record Drizzy after they just had a 16-hour studio session on the tour bus and after he heard the 6 God rap in the booth before getting ready to leave, Weezy decided to unpack his stuff and rap again!

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Lil Wayne To Debut “Sqvad Up: 360” Virtual Reality Game At 2016 E3 In Los Angeles

Lil Wayne To Debut Sqvad Up 360 Virtual Reality Game At E3 In Los Angeles

Lil Wayne will be making an appearance during the annual video game conference E3 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in California on Monday (June 13th).

During his appearance in the Samsung booth, Weezy will present his new app “Sqvad Up” at E3 and also debut a virtual reality version of the game called “Sqvad Up: 360”, which was shot using Samsung’s Gear 360 camera.

You can watch a video that confirms Tunechi will be in attendance at this year’s E3 event after the jump below!

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Rich Homie Quan Calls Lil Wayne His “Biggest Idol Of All”, Discusses Their “Banger” Collabo

Rich Homie Quan Calls Lil Wayne His Biggest Idol Of All, Discusses Their Banger Collaboration

While backstage during REAL 92.3’s “The Real Show” at The Forum in Inglewood, California on November 8th, Rap-Up caught up with Rich Homie Quan for an interview that you can check out after the jump below.

During their conversation, Quan spoke on his upcoming collaboration with Lil Wayne, which he says he does not remember what it is called, that will be appearing on his forthcoming debut studio album, Rich As In Spirit, due to be released before the year ends.

RHQ revealed that him and Tunechi hit up The Hit Factory studio in Miami, Florida back in July to record the “banger” and that Tune also let him sit in the booth while he recorded. He also mentioned that Weezy is his “biggest idol of all”!

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Preview Lil Wayne’s Freestyle Over Drake’s “Back To Back” Song [Video]

Preview Lil Wayne Freestyle Over Drake Back To Back Song

Mixtape time! Young Money artist Stephanie Acevedo was recently in the studio with Lil Wayne while he was recording over Drake‘s “Back To Back” instrumental.

Steph has shared a small clip on her Snapchat of Weezy in the studio booth with his “Back To Back” freestyle playing in the background.

“… in a glass jar; Then drop it off to your kid’s classroom; Dirt bags who belong in vacuum”

You can check out a short snippet of Tunechi‘s “Back To Back” remix after the jump below. There is no word just yet on what upcoming Tune project this song will appear on.

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Nicki Minaj Chills With Lil Wayne In The Studio, Chats To Mack Maine About Mariah Carey Feud

The second episode of Nicki Minaj‘s “My Truth” reality show just aired on TV, which is a E! Special that focuses on her professional and personal life. During this episode, Nicki can be seen meeting up and chilling with Lil Wayne at The Hit Factory recording studios in Miami, Florida.

Minaj plays Weezy F Baby some new music off her forthcoming Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded – The Re-Up album, including a song that she wants him to spit a verse on (the High School” record). The Young Money Barbie also chops it up with the Young Money President, Mack Maine, about her argument with Mariah Carey on American Idol.

Check it all out in the clip above!

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Lil Wayne Returns To The Studio

Lil Wayne Returns To The Studio

Last night, Lil Wayne was getting back to business after being away for 8 months. Weezy had his first recording session at Hit Factory in Miami which lasted through till the morning. You can see a photo above, and you can also see that Tune is using a notebook which he has not done since he was 17 years old. Wayne was also recording his verses over a Develop beat, and here is a lyric from one of the verses: “If time is money, I’m an hour past paid.”

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